I appreciate having the opportunity to join the great team at Que in producing this book.Acquisitions Editor Angelina Ward and Development Editor Sarah Robbins provided insight and expertise as they guided this project from start to finish.And editors Karen Shields,Victoria Elzey, and Maribeth Echard ensured the clarity and accuracy of the text in your hands.To these folks—along with the excellent designers, page layout experts, proofreaders, and sales and marketing staff—I extend my ongoing thanks, gratitude, and appreciation.
About the Author
An author and publishing consultant, Lisa A. Bucki has been involved in the computer books business for more than nine years. She wrote PCs 6-in-1 (Que), Easy Quicken 99 (Que), Sams Teach Yourself Works Suite 99 in 24 Hours (Sams), Easy Microsoft Home Essentials 98 (Que), and many more. She also has written or contributedto a number of other books and multimedia products for Macmillan. Bucki now has more than 35 author and coauthor credits. Bucki has developed more than 100 computer and trade titles during her association with Macmillan. For Que Education and Training, Bucki created the Virtual Tutor CD-ROM companions for the Essentials series of books. Bucki recently wrote a response to a Request For Information (RFI) involving more than $300 million in business for a North Carolina–based manufacturing facility. Bucki also serves as a trainer (Word 97, Excel 97, and Project 98) for SofTrain, based in Asheville, N.C.